About Us

WHAT WE ARE ALL ABOUT

TechAdvisor.lk covers an intersection of consumer technology, business intelligence and tech culture in Sri Lanka. Its mission is to report and review on products, consumer sentiments, breaking news, community content and local events that reflect the Sri Lankan technology ecosystem.

 

Complementing its database through a content-rich site that helps Sri Lankan consumers make informed decisions, TechAdvisor.lk features a comprehensive database that collects and collates information on consumer technology products such as laptops, tablets, smartphones, hybrid devices, high-performance components, etc. This information is collected from all major consumer technology vendors in Sri Lanka.

 

TechAdvisor.lk also provides businesses with market intelligence on consumer sentiments based on its database. By bringing business and consumers closer to each other, TechAdvisor.lk seeks to improve the IT ecosystem in Sri Lanka.

If you are interested in getting involved in TechAdvisor.lk, have a new device that needs to be reviewed, have an event you want us to cover, or want to advertise a product on our page, please contact us

MEET OUR TEAM

THE BOSS

MIHIRI WIKRAMANAYAKE

Tries hard to keep up with her tech-savvy offspring. Founded TechAdvisor.lk to encourage others to keep up with tech stuff as well. Her day job is as Director of Hype, her Public Relations company, and other times she travels and blogs about her adventures on mihipedia.lk .

WRITING
99%
MANAGEMENT
100%
RESEARCH
75%
TECHINESS
70%
OPERATIONS MANAGER

JAVIN THOMAS

Javin handles operations for TechAdvisor. In his downtime, he gets involved in play directing and producing, event-planning, wedding planning, and is the general go-to-guy for getting things organized.

WRITER
10%
MANAGEMENT
98%
RESEARCH
40%
TECHINESS
88%
WRITER

SHANIKA YAPA

Shanika Yapa is a writer and self-proclaimed tech-newbie and social media addict. She has a degree in Communications and Literature from American University, and currently works in PR and spends her spare time experimenting with food – both making and eating.  She doesn’t leave home without her iPhone and Kindle. 

WRITER
80%
MANAGEMENT
10%
RESEARCH
68%
TECHINESS
70%
WRITER

MAHELA LIYANAGE

Mahela doesn’t consider himself much of a writer but loves to mess around with the latest tech toys whenever possible. His nine-to-five jobs include working as a lawyer and lecturer. He can be found taking photographs and binge watching tech videos in his spare time.

WRITER
45%
MANAGEMENT
0%
RESEARCH
35%
TECHINESS
85%
WRITER

SARA PATHIRANA

Works as a Business journalist but also engages in feature writing, translation projects etc. She is currently working on a tourism-related project with a group of experts-turned-friends. She thinks of herself as a social media amateur, getting acquainted with Twitter and Instagram, while polishing up her knowledge of Arabic and sketching.

WRITER
25%
MANAGEMENT
0%
RESEARCH
30%
TECHINESS
40%
WRITER

ANDRE HOWSON

Andre is a researcher and an aspiring writer. He has a degree in Information Systems and Management from the University of London, and is obsessed with gadgets and tech. He loves theatre, road trips, and spends every spare moment reading books. On his gadgets. (No, seriously, he reads a lot of books).

WRITER
80%
MANAGEMENT
75%
RESEARCH
80%
TECHINESS
85%
WRITER

AMAYAA WIJESINGHE

Amayaa unwillingly invited technology into her life sometime back (claiming that her old Nokia phone was better than all those other smartphones), she has now happily jumped on the tech bandwagon and waxes lyrical about its benefits. Specializing in Bioscience, she also writes with a passion, can be seen on TV as a presenter, is crazy about theatre and is an unapologetic foodie.

WRITER
70%
MANAGEMENT
45%
RESEARCH
65%
TECHINESS
70%
WRITER

JEREMY

Jeremy works in digital media and location-based marketing, while constantly looking for ways to keep up on social media platforms. He has a soft spot for smartphones and goes weak-kneed at the sight of awesome tech accessories. He also enjoys music, traveling and theatre and anything non-techy in his free time to strike that balance to the tech side of his life.

WRITER
30%
MANAGEMENT
25%
RESEARCH
45%
TECHINESS
77%
WRITER

UWEEN

Uween has a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the Faculty of Law, University of Colombo, and is aspiring to a career in law. He loves learning about new things and new technology and analyzing all of it from a legal, economic or political angle. Uween spent the bulk of his university of life debating and mooting, especially mooting. He was a high school oarsman – and is still very passionate about it – binge watches all sorts of TV series, watch sports, or hits the gym, in his spare time, and is a passionate foodie. He has even been told that he has a bottomless pit for a stomach!

WRITER
55%
MANAGEMENT
35%
RESEARCH
70%
TECHINESS
78%